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England 1751 – 1793


Germany 1747 – England 1794


  • England from 1786

View in Annamooka. 1788
Collection Title: Webber, John. 'Proofs for "Views of the South Seas" '. London and Frankfurt: the artist and C.E.G. Prestel, 1788-1820.
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, soft-ground etching, hard-ground etching and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: medium-weight smooth cream laid paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark centre, image of bird with four leaf clover above in a two storey church.
Edition State: published state
Impression: early issue
Edition: edition unknown

Edition Notes: Other examples are dated 1787 but Joppien and Smith (1987) note that the impression of this print in British Museum collection is also dated 1788.
Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed verso centre left in black pencil, '2 [inverted]'.
Dimensions: printed image 25.5 h x 40.1 w cm printed image and text 40.1 w cm plate-mark 29.0 h x 42.3 w cm sheet 29.5 h x 42.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2016
Accession No: NGA 2016.488.3
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Hordern House Rare Books, Sydney, 2016.